Cyclopentanone Market: Global Industry Analysis and Opportunity Assessment 2016-2026

Cyclopentanone Market: Global Industry Analysis and Opportunity Assessment 2016-2026

Market Overview

Cyclopentanone (CAS No: 120-92-3) is a cyclic ketone with a molecular formula C5H8O. It is also referred to as ketocyclopentane or adipic ketone. This clear, colourless organic compound is obtained by ketonization of adipic acid in presence of barium hydroxide at elevated temperatures. Cyclopentanone is a flammable organic compound characterized by a strong petroleum-like, ethereal odour. It is relatively stable and is insoluble in water. Commercially, one of the major application areas for Cyclopentanone is as an aroma chemical in perfumes industry. Moreover, Cyclopentanone also finds application as an intermediate in manufacture of a variety of chemicals. On the whole, Cyclopentanone finds application across a diverse set of industries such as pharmaceuticals, aroma & perfumes, rubber chemicals, pesticides industry - insecticides, among the others

Cyclopentanone Market: Drivers & Restraints

Global Cyclopentanone market is expected to witness a moderate single digit growth during the forecast period. This steady growth in consumption of Cyclopentanone is expected to be driven, primarily, by increasing demand for the chemical from developing economies spearheaded by China.The relatively more prominent application of Cyclopentanone is its use as an aroma chemical in perfumes & aroma industry. As such, steady growth of end use industry is expected to in turn drive the growth of global Cyclopentanone market over the forecast period. Also, the growing demand from electronics industry, where the chemical is used as a solvent, is expected to drive the growth of global Cyclopentanone market during the forecast period. Besides, growth in other end use industries such as rubber chemicals industry, insecticides industry, and increasing use in pharmaceuticals industry is expected to further drive the growth of Cyclopentanone market over the forecast period. On the flip-side, however, relatively weaker economic growth in major markets across the globe in the initial part of the forecast period is likely to impede the growth of global Cyclopentanone market in the same period.

Cyclopentanone Market: Region-wise Outlook

On the basis of geographic regions, global Cyclopentanone market is segmented into seven key market segments namely North America, Latin America, Western Europe, Eastern Europe, Asia Pacific, Japan, and Middle East & Africa. Among these, Asia Pacific region accounted for a major share in overall global cyclopentanone consumption in 2014 and is expected to witness a steady growth in its consumption during the forecast period. APAC region is expected to be followed by Europe and North America in terms of overall cyclopentanone consumption volume. Moreover, cyclopentanone market in Latin America is slated to register a robust growth during the forecast period.

Cyclopentanone Market: Key Players

Some of the key major players operating in the global Cyclopentanone market are as follows:  

  • Solvay S.A.
  • Zeon Corporation
  • Zhejiang NHU Co., Ltd

The research report presents a comprehensive assessment of the market and contains thoughtful insights, facts, historical data, and statistically supported and industry-validated market data. It also contains projections using a suitable set of assumptions and methodologies. The research report provides analysis and information according to market segments such as geographies, and end use industries.

The report covers exhaustive analysis on:

  • Market Segments
  • Market Dynamics
  • Market Size
  • Supply & Demand
  • Current Trends/Issues/Challenges
  • Competition & Companies involved
  • Technology
  • Value Chain

Regional analysis includes

  • North America (U.S., Canada)
  • Latin America (Mexico. Brazil)
  • Western Europe (Germany, Italy, France, U.K, Spain)
  • Eastern Europe (Poland, Russia)
  • Asia Pacific (China, India, ASEAN, Australia & New Zealand)
  • Japan
  • Middle East and Africa (GCC, S. Africa, N. Africa)

The report is a compilation of first-hand information, qualitative and quantitative assessment by industry analysts, inputs from industry experts and industry participants across the value chain. The report provides in-depth analysis of parent market trends, macro-economic indicators and governing factors along with market attractiveness as per segments. The report also maps the qualitative impact of various market factors on market segments and geographies.

Cyclopentanone Market: Segmentation

On the basis of end use industry, global Cyclopentanone market can be segmented into following key market segments:

  • Perfumes & Aroma
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Electronics
  • Rubber Chemicals
  • Insecticides
  • Others

Report Highlights:

  • Detailed overview of parent market
  • Changing market dynamics in the industry
  • In-depth market segmentation
  • Historical, current and projected market size in terms of volume and value
  • Recent industry trends and developments
  • Competitive landscape
  • Strategies of key players and products offered
  • Potential and niche segments, geographical regions exhibiting promising growth
  • A neutral perspective on market performance
  • Must-have information for market players to sustain and enhance their market footprint

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